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Brussels-based Isabel Group acquires French cash collection service Clearnox

Brussels-based B2B banking access, identity, payment and invoicing flows provider Isabel Group has acquired Parisian Clearnox. The financials of the deal were not disclosed. With the acquisition of Clearnox, Isabel Group announces its first foreign purchase and is signaling its continued European growth strategy. Previously, the Belgian firm has made forrays into Luxembourg and followed […]

Tel Aviv-based all-in-one app for deskless employees, Connecteam raises $37 million

Connecteam, the Tel Aviv-based all-in-one app for deskless employees has raised $37 million in a Series B round. Led by Insight Partners, OG Tech, and the leadership team at Wix, the raise is expected to be used towards continued growth, particularly in the R&D department, improving the end-user experience, and scaling in localisation and language […]

Portugal’s pet tech Barkyn raises €3 million bones in Series A extension, closes at €8 million

Matosinhos, Portugal-based pet products and wellness provider Barkyn has extended its Series A round to close at €8 million. The extension saw an additional €3 million arrive via foodtech investors Five Seasons Ventures, as they join existing investors Indico Capital Partners, All Iron Ventures, Portugal Ventures, and Shilling Capital. The funding is expected to take […]

London’s internet-from-space OneWeb secures $550 million, brings total new raise to $1.9 billion

London-based bring-the-internet-to-everyone provider OneWeb has secured $550 million in financing from Parisian Eutelset, bringing the rounds’ total funding to $1.9 billion. Eutelsat is one of the world’s leading satellite operators, and with this funding of OneWeb, the company is obtaining an approximate 24% equity stake in the latter. This places the French firm on board […]

Paris-based edtech OpenClassrooms raises $80 million, partially backed by Zuckerberg

Paris-based edtech OpenClassrooms has raised $80 million in their third round and saw participation from the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, a project Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg established with his wife Priscilla Chan in 2015. The round also saw participation from Lumos Capital, GSV Ventures, and Salesforce Ventures. Founded in 2012, OpenClassrooms is an edtech platform that […]